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Kids these days: A portrait of childhood around the world - Telegraph

Kids these days: A portrait of childhood around the world - Telegraph | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
In which country do children ignore the internet? Why do Dutch children eat sprinkles for breakfast? And who gets the most homework? Adam Lusher looks at the lives of young people in six very different nations
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7 Diverse Children’s Cartoons (where the main character isn’t the standard white one)

7 Diverse Children’s Cartoons (where the main character isn’t the standard white one) | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Stereotypes run rampant in much of our media consumption and children’s cartoons are no exception. We wanted to find more cartoons that feature kids of different races and ethnicities across cultural backgrounds. Here's our list.
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Bow Wow Meow - Animal Sounds in Different Languages

Ever wanted to know how different languages interpret animal sounds? Featuring English, Mandarin, French, Italian, Spanish, Turkish, Hindi, Canadian-French, Romanian,…
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13 Things That Americans Do That The Rest Of The World Just Finds Bizarre

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Everyone scratches their heads at our obsession with cheese, proms, and puritanism.
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Weddings Around the World | Visual.ly

Weddings Around the World | Visual.ly | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Marriage is universal. On all continents, through all centuries, and in all cultures, two people have come together to become one in a wedding ceremon
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Strange Driving Rules from around the world | Visual.ly

Strange Driving Rules from around the world | Visual.ly | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Around the world, each country have their own driving rules however some are stranger than others…
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Animal Sounds - ESL Language studies abroad

Animal Sounds - ESL Language studies abroad | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Animal Sounds. Language studies abroad for adults and students with a wide range of carefully selected language schools.
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What Eating At The Poverty Line Is Like Around The World

What Eating At The Poverty Line Is Like Around The World | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Visualizing poverty in food.
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World's Worst Cultural Mistakes

World's Worst Cultural Mistakes | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Touching Someone
Where It’s Offensive: Korea, Thailand, China, Europe, the Middle East.
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Sesame Street International: 9 Notable Muppets From Around the World

Sesame Street International: 9 Notable Muppets From Around the World | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
There are currently more than 20 versions of Sesame Street in countries around the world. From Oscar the Grouch's Israeli cousin to Nigeria's Yam Monster, here are some of our favorite international Muppets.1. Oscar the Grouch's Israeli
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50 of the World’s Best Breakfasts from Around the World | The HostelBookers Blog

50 of the World’s Best Breakfasts from Around the World | The HostelBookers Blog | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Pancakes, cereal, eggs, toast, muffins, healthy breakfasts, greasy breakfasts, dirty breakfasts, I'm not fussy. Here's a look at breakfast from around the world...
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11 fascinating funeral traditions from around the globe | TED Blog

11 fascinating funeral traditions from around the globe | TED Blog | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Funeral practices are deeply ingrained in culture and reflect beliefs and values. Here, a look at just a few interesting funeral traditions.
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Which countries eat the most meat?

Which countries eat the most meat? | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Is there any correlation between meat consumption and CO2 emissions? What about cancer or cardiovascular disease? We've compiled all the data into this interactive map so you can reach your own conclusions about trends
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World's Weirdest Foods | Visual.ly

World's Weirdest Foods | Visual.ly | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
MoneySupermarket has taken a look at some of the most weird and wonderful foods from around the globe!
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13 Things That Americans Do That The Rest Of The World Just Finds Bizarre

13 Things That Americans Do That The Rest Of The World Just Finds Bizarre | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Everyone scratches their heads at our obsession with cheese, proms, and puritanism.
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What American Parents Need to Do Better: Lessons from the Rest of the World

What American Parents Need to Do Better: Lessons from the Rest of the World | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
With tiger moms, helicopter parents, and permissive and authoritarian models, parenting styles differ as much in the United States as they do in any country. But can American parents learn something from their counterparts in different parts of the world? The answer is yes, according to Christine Gross-Loh, author of the recently published book “Parenting [...]
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Top 10 foreign language faux pas: in pictures - Telegraph

Top 10 foreign language faux pas: in pictures - Telegraph | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Just when you think you're getting to grips with a foreign language, a "false friend" can leave you red-faced and tongue-tied. Anne Merritt explains how to avoid them.
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55555, or, How to Laugh Online in Other Languages

55555, or, How to Laugh Online in Other Languages | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Haaaaaaaaaaaahahahahaha. Or www. Or jajaja. Or MDR.
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Classroom Portraits Give a Glimpse of Students’ Lives Around the World

Classroom Portraits Give a Glimpse of Students’ Lives Around the World | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
Photographer Julian Germain’s portraits of school classrooms make for an intriguing archive of what early 21st-century education looks like around the world.
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How Americans spend their money

How Americans spend their money | Teach Me About culture | Scoop.it
A new report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics finds that Americans spend more on housing, health care, and transportation than some of their peers — but less on clothing, booze and food.
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